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Yup, I’m Not Writing Enough

Yup, I’m not writing enough. I just reached my Goodreads yearly challenge…on May 24. I always put down 150. I read 200-300 a year, but I always put down 150. That’s a good reminder for me. It’s a comfortable minimum … Continue reading

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NOW I’M DOING IT!!!!

I usually try to calm other writers down when they get too worked up about the submission process. At the very least, I usually try not to read too much into things. There are only two times submission statuses are … Continue reading

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Do You Remember I Have A Writing Website?

Do you remember I have a writing website? It may or may not be important to you, but I do. Just thought I’d pop up and remind everyone about it. It’s right over here. I try to keep it updated … Continue reading

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Congrats Again To The Summer 2014 UNMFA In Writing Graduates!

I already posted a congratulations message on Facebook, but I wanted to take a moment again to congratulate the summer 2014 UNMFA in writing graduates. So…congrats! I was fortunate enough to be there on Saturday to see them graduate. I … Continue reading

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Can A Story Referencing Herb From The Eighties Burger King Promotion Work?

I drafted up a story recently that I was pretty pleased with. However, there was an aspect that gave me pause. Can a story that makes use of a reference to a mid-eighties advertising campaign work? Is this too obscure … Continue reading

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This Has Been Quite A Writing Year So Far

This has been quite a writing year so far. I just got word that my story “The Bricklayer’s Ambiguous Morality” has been accepted for the Spring 2013 issue of The Lincoln Underground. This is my ninth short story acceptance this … Continue reading

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Why The AWP Conference Should Always Be Held in Denver

Well, the 2011 AWP (The Association of Writers and Writing Programs) Conference is getting underway in Washington DC.  Readings, lectures about writing, chances to see friend writers, chances to meet new friend writers, and all that stuff.  I’m sure it … Continue reading

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